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TITLE Academia Europaea position paper on the situation of the Humanities and Social Sciences in Europe   press release Humanities paper January 2012.pdf (48.2 KB)
Document ID LIB672
Document type Policy document
Issue date 23/01/2012
Original language of the document English
Full text available in EN (48.2 KB)
Document produced by Academia Europaea organisation visiting card
Department/Service/Committee: Humanities and Social Sciences Sections
Document requested by Academia Europaea organisation visiting card
Department/Service/Committee: Board of trustees
Document uploaded by David COATES
Academia Europaea
(27/01/2012)
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Short description 
The AE argue that there is mounting evidence of a serious erosion in critical and core underpinning subjects in our European Humanities and Social Sciences activity. If unrecognised, this trend risks degrading research expertise and could, over time, seriously undermine future scholarship capacity in the Humanities and Social Sciences in our collective European University and Higher Education system.
[socilal sciences], [humanities], [european research capacity], [research policy], [framework 8], [europe 20/20], [subjects under threat], [EU universities]
Abstract (focusing on the key recommendations)  The AE argue that there is mounting evidence of a serious erosion in critical and core underpinning subjects in our European Humanities and Social Sciences activity. If unrecognised, this trend risks degrading research expertise and could, over time, seriously undermine future scholarship capacity in the Humanities and Social Sciences in our collective European University and Higher Education syst ...

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